Rachel had just graduated from the University of Washington's MBA program, Claire was working in publishing in Seattle, both were lesbians active in the women's movement.They opened their first store on Pike Street, not far from the 's offices, and it was an instant hit with people who wanted sex toys but didn't want to slink into a dark and dingy porn store with a damp and smelly video arcade/public sex environment at the back.I was entranced by all of the nifty gadgets, many of which I'd seen in the Good Vibrations catalogue before.
There are dangers that pop up when people do not take precautions to keep themselves safe online.There are many people who are hesitant to date online because of safety issues. What if you meet a crazy person and wind up on Unsolved Mysteries? On the other end of the spectrum are people who do not think that online dating can be dangerous at all.These are typically younger folks have grown up in a completely digital world.After they form a “relationship,” they come up with reasons to ask their love interest to set up a new bank account.The scammers transfer stolen money into the new account, and then tell their victims to wire the money out of the country.
The news broke yesterday that Babeland, the online/brick-and-mortar sex toy shop with locations in Seattle and New York City, has been sold to San Francisco's Good Vibrations.